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    • A Framework for successful new product development 

      Bhuiyan, Nadia (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2011-12)
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      Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to propose a framework of critical success factors, metrics, and tools and techniques for implementing metrics for each stage of the new product development (NPD) process. Design/ ...
    • Determining supply chain safety stock level and location 

      Amirjabbari, Bahareh; Bhuiyan, Nadia (OmniaScience, 2014-04)
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      Open Access
      Purpose: The lean methodology and its principles have widely been applied in supply chain management in recent decades. Manufacturers are one of the most important contributors in a supply chain and inventory plays a ...
    • Scheduling of a computer integrated manufacturing system: a simulation study 

      Bhuiyan, Nadia; Gouw, Gerard; Yazdi, Daryoosh (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2011-12)
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      Open Access
      Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to study the effect of selected scheduling dispatching rules on the performance of an actual CIM system using different performance measures and to compare the results with the ...
    • Workforce scheduling: a new model incorporating human factors 

      Othman, Mohammed; Gouw, Gerard J.; Bhuiyan, Nadia (School of Industrial and Aeronautic Engineering of Terrassa (ETSEIAT). Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), 2012-12)
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      Open Access
      Purpose: The majority of a company’s improvement comes when the right workers with the right skills, behaviors and capacities are deployed appropriately throughout a company. This paper considers a workforce scheduling ...